central pavilion

central pavilion

A centrally located, prominent projection from the façade of a monumental public building or stately home; often two stories high and domed, and architecturally accented by more elaborate decorative elements.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Before each pavilion was suspended the shield of the knight by whom it was occupied, and beside it stood his squire, quaintly disguised as a salvage or silvan man, or in some other fantastic dress, according to the taste of his master, and the character he was pleased to assume daring the game.* The central pavilion, as the
At the negotiations, it was agreed that the Malaysian side will provide a room in the central pavilion of the GM Klang Wholesale City center for opening a trading house of Uzbekistan's exported products.
Zhanna Kadyrova of Ukraine used old tiles to create pieces of laundry that are hung outside the central pavilion, which Rugoff says serves as a reminder that while inside the building 'there is a lot of heavy thinking and challenging art,' ordinary life continues just outside, in the narrow Venetian alleyways where everyday flapping laundry is a show of its own.
One proposition will be held in the complex of former shipping and industrial sites known as the Arsenate; the other within the central pavilion located in the Giardini parklands.
"We are proud to announce the next step in our exhilarating journey in taking Bahraini contemporary art across borders and to the world," said Kaneka Subberwal, "According to the agreement, the Biennale shall feature a central Pavilion that will showcase over a 100 works of Bahraini artists.
This year's guest of honor is Germany, whose central pavilion at the exhibition provides a unique look into German culture and publishing history.
It is now one of two main venues of the Venice Biennale, along with the central pavilion in Giardini.
The single most architectural resort in North America, Amangiri is composed of a series of linear, concrete buildings with central pavilion wrapped in glass and swimming pool built around a sculptural outcropping hand-selected by Aman co-founder Adrian Zecha.
It boasts a central pavilion, colonnaded wings and corner pavilions.
In the rotunda of the Central Pavilion, Dawn Kasper, who has committed to being on-site for the run of the show, has installed a studio setup that includes musical instruments, sofas, and several trestle tables of gear (The Sun, the Moon, and the Stars, 2017).
Starting from the Tourist Information Centre on Crescent Road we cross into Crescent Gardens and pass the central pavilion before bearing to the right up Swan Road.

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